Along with notorious "non-dom" tycoon Lord Ashcroft, Angest
is among the rich donors who have helped give the Tories a pounds 10million lead over Labour in campaign cash.
In the bank's annual general meeting, Angest
said, 'Both banks have traded robustly and have delivered strong growth in lending volumes.
Henry and Dorothy Angest
: Mr Angest
is chairman and chief executive of Arbuthnot Banking Group.
said the pre-paid debit card is aimed at helping customers of debt management companies "and is of real interest to us as it provides bank account facilities without extending credit".
stated only: "All divisions of the group have traded profitabily in both July and August despite difficult market conditions.
City financier and Tory co-Treasurer Michael Farmer gave pounds 512,000, while pounds 57,000 was donated by the company of banker Henry Angest
This year's committee members include Dorothy Angest
, wife of Swiss banker Henry Angest
, Elizabeth Brooks, wife of investment banker Rory Brooks, and Fiona Cruddas, wife of stockbroker Peter Cruddas.
Secure Trust Bank, which employs 400 people at its base in Solihull, built on the developments of the last year and recorded a four per cent increase in operating income, chairman Henry Angest
, Secure trust's chairman, chief executive and 47 per cent shareholder, warned: 'Looking forward, the volatility of our income streams, especially from corporate finance fees, makes the outcome for the remainder of the year particularly difficult to predict.
Another donor, Henry Angest
, also gave the Tories pounds 12,500 through his company Flowidea two weeks before Chancellor George Osborne announced in the Budget the rate would be drop to 45p.
, Secure Trust's chairman, said the pipeline of corporate finance work in progress is now stronger than at any time since the acquisition from Old Mutual.
Chairman Henry Angest
told shareholders: 'Secure Trust's results for the year to December 31 were achieved against a background that remained challenging.
The Camerons also entertained Mr Rowland and his wife, the Farmers, oil magnate Ian Taylor and his wife, Henry Angest
and wife Dorothy and Mr Spencer at three separate meals in the Downing Street flat.
Chairman Henry Angest
said that the fundamental strengths of the group's businesses and the healthy position of its finances give continued confidence in its longer term prospects.
The business, which will trade under the Arbuthnot name, provides us with an excellent platform to build an investment banking operation, well positioned to take full advantage of the opportunities in the underexploited mid-cap market,' said Mr Henry Angest
, Secure Trust's chairman and chief executive.